Nyk de Vries

Nyk de Vries is a writer and musician. His recent novel “Renger” won the Piter Jelles Literature award. His ultra short stories were nominated for the J.C. Bloem award.

De Vries regular performances are characterised by a forceful style of delivery. Usually supported by music, he has appeared on a variety of stages, from literary and theatrical festivals (Poetry International, Oerol) to the pop circuit (Lowlands, Crossing Border). De Vries teaches ‘Creative Writing’ at ArtEZ, Arnhem.